Mid-Century Ceramic Table Lamp by Gustave Reynaud - Le Mûrier (circa 1960s)
Vintage ceramic table lamp (circa 1960s) by Gustave Reynaud for Le Mûrier. A classic Reynaud design and decoration scheme; the lamp's base colour is done in an oatmeal glaze with painted mulberry coloured bands with light blue accents in the vegetation and related decor. It is elegantly simple with a look that exudes Provence in the South of France. In good overall condition. Maker's mark on underside of piece. Re-wired for UK use. Lamp shade is not included. Upon request a video may be provided.
About the Artist: Gustave Reynaud (1915-1972) founded the pottery, Le Mûrier (Mulberry Tree), in Vallauris, France in 1955. He produced earthenware designed in conjunction with his well known brother-in-law, Jean Derval, as well as vases, wall plaques and anthropomorphic jugs. He also worked with the potter JF Descombes and decorator Michel Barbier in their well known village. After Reynaud's death in 1972 his wife ran the pottery until 1984.
Dimensions of Ceramic Part:
H 25.5 cm / 10"
Dia 12 cm / 4.7"